Articles by Hrayr Attarian

  1. Coalesce
    10
    Published: 2017-03-27
    Jessica Ackerley
    Coalesce
  2. Eka
    1
    Published: 2017-03-21
    Eka trio
    Eka
  3. The Wild
    5
    Published: 2017-03-18
    Rich Halley/Carson Halley
    The Wild
  4. Heavy Dance
    5
    Published: 2017-03-14
    Donna Khalife Quintet
    Heavy Dance
  5. Collage of Moments
    5
    Published: 2017-02-17
    Haruka Yabuno, Milena Jancuric, Ehud Ettun
    Collage of Moments
  6. Post Cool: Vol 1 The Night Shift
    7
    Published: 2017-02-15
    Carol Morgan
    Post Cool: Vol 1 The Night Shift
  7. For Free
    5
    Published: 2017-02-13
    Andrew Vogt
    For Free
  8. That's What She Said...
    1
    Published: 2017-02-07
    Firey String Sistas!
    That's What She Said...
  9. Storyteller
    7
    Published: 2017-02-05
    Angelo Hart
    Storyteller
  10. Closer To The Sun
    1
    Published: 2017-01-09
    Franklin Kiermyer
    Closer To The Sun
  11. Awakening
    3
    Published: 2017-01-05
    Burak Bedikyan
    Awakening
  12. Bring Joy
    3
    Published: 2017-01-04
    Jo Ann Daugherty
    Bring Joy
  13. Matador 4
    1
    Published: 2016-12-31
    Matador
    Matador 4
  14. Guitar Fantasies
    2
    Published: 2016-11-02
    Ken Silverman
    Guitar Fantasies
  15. Reunion
    6
    Published: 2016-09-17
    Abbey Rader Quartet with Kidd Jordan
    Reunion
  16. Natural Language
    3
    Published: 2016-09-02
    Dustin Laurenzi
    Natural Language
  17. It's Time
    5
    Published: 2016-08-31
    Peter Ponzol and Abbey Rader
    It's Time
  18. The Caustic Ballads
    3
    Published: 2016-08-24
    Leila Bordreuil & Michael Foster
    The Caustic Ballads
  19. Jersey
    4
    Published: 2016-07-09
    Catherine Sikora
    Jersey
  20. Dobbeltgaeenger
    5
    Published: 2016-06-12
    Julie Kjaer 3
    Dobbeltgaeenger
  21. Early Americans
    6
    Published: 2016-05-30
    Jane Ira Bloom
    Early Americans
  22. More Stories from the Village
    6
    Published: 2016-05-13
    Oestergaard Art Quartet
    More Stories from the Village
  23. Transatlantic Conversations: 11 Piece Band Live
    2
    Published: 2016-03-14
    Christine Jensen/Maggi Olin
    Transatlantic Conversations: 11 Piece Band Live
  24. Solo Plus
    3
    Published: 2016-03-04
    Doug MacDonald
    Solo Plus
  25. Instants Of Time
    8
    Published: 2016-03-04
    Enrique Haneine
    Instants Of Time
  26. Sea Changes
    5
    Published: 2016-02-29
    Eric Olsen ReVision Quartet
    Sea Changes
  27. Kirkastus
    9
    Published: 2016-02-28
    Juhani Aaltonen & Iro Haarla
    Kirkastus
  28. Hero
    6
    Published: 2016-02-22
    Adison Evans
    Hero
  29. Bird with Strings: The Lost Arrangements
    3
    Published: 2016-02-20
    Clark Gibson + Orchestra
    Bird with Strings: The Lost Arrangements
  30. The Tuba Trio Chronicles
    3
    Published: 2016-02-12
    Joseph Daley
    The Tuba Trio Chronicles
  31. The Music and The Moment
    1
    Published: 2016-02-07
    Larry Brown Jr.
    The Music and The Moment
  32. Of Mystery and Beauty
    1
    Published: 2016-01-21
    Karolina Strassmayer and Drori Mondlak
    Of Mystery and Beauty
  33. Like No One Else
    3
    Published: 2016-01-12
    School Of Music Graduate Ensemble
    Like No One Else
  34. More Than Meets The Ear
    1
    Published: 2016-01-06
    Robin Eubanks Mass Line Big Band
    More Than Meets The Ear
  35. Matador 3
    3
    Published: 2016-01-01
    Matador
    Matador 3
  36. Machaut-Transkriptionen
    2
    Published: 2015-12-30
    Heinz Holliger
    Machaut-Transkriptionen
  37. Tomeka Reid Quartet
    4
    Published: 2015-12-27
    Tomeka Reid
    Tomeka Reid Quartet
  38. Press Enter
    5
    Published: 2015-12-26
    Romain Collin
    Press Enter
  39. Chiaroscuro
    1
    Published: 2015-12-24
    Giya Kancheli
    Chiaroscuro
  40. Now Is The Time
    4
    Published: 2015-12-23
    Chris Foreman
    Now Is The Time
  41. Rothko Chapel
    2
    Published: 2015-12-20
    Kim Kashkashian Sarah Rothenberg Steven Schick Houston Chamber Choir Robert Simpson.
    Rothko Chapel
  42. Time River
    3
    Published: 2015-12-19
    Miho Hazama
    Time River
  43. Doors: Chicago Storylines
    4
    Published: 2015-11-26
    Caroline Davis
    Doors: Chicago Storylines
  44. Mette Henriette
    9
    Published: 2015-11-15
    Mette Henriette
    Mette Henriette
  45. Payne Lindal Liebowitz
    3
    Published: 2015-11-13
    Bill Payne/Eva Lindal/Carol Liebowitz
    Payne Lindal Liebowitz
  46. A New Kind of Dance
    4
    Published: 2015-11-09
    Mike Reed's People, Places and Things
    A New Kind of Dance
  47. Artifacts
    4
    Published: 2015-11-06
    Nicole Mitchell/Tomeka Reid/Mike Reed
    Artifacts
  48. Memory in the Center, An Afro Opera: Homage to Nelson Mandela
    2
    Published: 2015-10-31
    Ernest Dawkins' Live in the Spirit Residency Big Band
    Memory in the Center, An Afro Opera: Homage to Nelson Mandela
  49. Vista Accumulation
    4
    Published: 2015-10-30
    Matt Mitchell
    Vista Accumulation
  50. Art & Soul
    5
    Published: 2015-10-22
    Kirsten Edkins
    Art & Soul
Read more album reviews by Hrayr Attarian
  1. Read "The World's First International Online Contest by 7 Virtual Jazz Club"
    3
    Published: 2017-01-03
    General Articles
    The World's First International Online Contest by 7 Virtual...
  2. Read "Pi Recordings 2016 Releases"
    11
    Published: 2016-12-24
    Multiple Reviews
    Pi Recordings 2016 Releases
  3. Read "Hrayr Attarian's Best Releases of 2016"
    4
    Published: 2016-12-21
    Best of / Year End
    Hrayr Attarian's Best Releases of 2016
  4. Read "Quinsin Nachoff's Flux at Constellation"
    3
    Published: 2016-11-22
    Live Reviews
    Quinsin Nachoff's Flux at Constellation
  5. Read "Jazz From Around the World: Asia"
    4
    Published: 2016-10-04
    Building a Jazz Library
    Jazz From Around the World: Asia
  6. Read "Jazz From Around the World: Africa"
    3
    Published: 2016-07-21
    Building a Jazz Library
    Jazz From Around the World: Africa
  7. Read "Jazz From Around The World: Latin America and the Caribbean"
    5
    Published: 2016-07-05
    Building a Jazz Library
    Jazz From Around The World: Latin America and the Caribbean
  8. Read "Jazz From Around the World: Europe"
    16
    Published: 2016-06-29
    Building a Jazz Library
    Jazz From Around the World: Europe
  9. Read "Ned Kelly's Last Stand, Hong Kong"
    4
    Published: 2016-04-28
    Roads Less Travelled
    Ned Kelly's Last Stand, Hong Kong
  10. Read "The Cotton Club, Shanghai"
    1
    Published: 2016-04-27
    Roads Less Travelled
    The Cotton Club, Shanghai
  11. Read "Hrayr Attarian's Best Releases of 2015"
    8
    Published: 2015-12-21
    Best of / Year End
    Hrayr Attarian's Best Releases of 2015
  12. Read "AACM - The Association of the Advancement of Creative Music"
    5
    Published: 2015-10-26
    Building a Jazz Library
    AACM - The Association of the Advancement of Creative Music
  13. Read "Satoko Fujii with her various ensembles: Ichicgo Icihie, Yamiyo Ni Karasu and Kaze's Uminari"
    5
    Published: 2015-09-13
    Multiple Reviews
    Satoko Fujii with her various ensembles: Ichicgo Icihie, Yamiyo...
  14. Read "Armen Hyusnunts and Vahagn Hayrapetyan at Forsh Club Yerevan Armenia"
    4
    Published: 2015-07-12
    Live Reviews
    Armen Hyusnunts and Vahagn Hayrapetyan at Forsh Club Yerevan...
  15. Read "A provocative pair of releases from drummer Andrew Drury: Content Provider and The Drum"
    5
    Published: 2015-05-06
    Multiple Reviews
    A provocative pair of releases from drummer Andrew Drury:...
  16. Read "Club Jazzda: Seoul's Hidden Gem"
    6
    Published: 2015-04-01
    Roads Less Travelled
    Club Jazzda: Seoul's Hidden Gem
  17. Read "Rare and Unusual Instruments in Jazz"
    11
    Published: 2015-03-29
    Building a Jazz Library
    Rare and Unusual Instruments in Jazz
  18. Read "Abbey Rader Get Free"
    8
    Published: 2015-03-11
    DVD/Film Reviews
    Abbey Rader Get Free
  19. Read "Joe Maini"
    9
    Published: 2014-11-16
    Book Reviews
    Joe Maini
  20. Read "Abraham's Cafe at Theatre No 99"
    15
    Published: 2014-09-25
    Live Reviews
    Abraham's Cafe at Theatre No 99
  21. Read "Miguel Zenon Quartet at 36th Annual Chicago Jazz Festival"
    8
    Published: 2014-09-10
    Live Reviews
    Miguel Zenon Quartet at 36th Annual Chicago Jazz Festival
  22. Read "Brian Charette: The Question That Drives Us and Square One"
    5
    Published: 2014-05-18
    Multiple Reviews
    Brian Charette: The Question That Drives Us and Square One
  23. Read "Stephan Crump's Rosetta Trio at Constellation"
    8
    Published: 2014-05-08
    Live Reviews
    Stephan Crump's Rosetta Trio at Constellation
  24. Read "An Intriguing Twofer from TUM Records: Henrik Otto Donner's And It Happened and Juhani Aaltonen's To Future Memories"
    10
    Published: 2014-04-25
    Multiple Reviews
    An Intriguing Twofer from TUM Records: Henrik Otto Donner's And...
  25. Read "The Healing Power of Music:  Can Jazz Repair a Damaged Brain? The case of trumpeter Louis Smith"
    5
    Published: 2014-02-11
    The Art and Science of Jazz
    The Healing Power of Music: Can Jazz Repair a Damaged Brain?...
  26. Read "The Acoustic and the Electric:  Hristo Vitchev and Joe DeRose"
    5
    Published: 2014-01-13
    Multiple Reviews
    The Acoustic and the Electric: Hristo Vitchev and Joe DeRose
  27. Read "Satoko Fujii & Natsuki Tamura:  Gen Himmel / Dragon Nat / Tornado"
    7
    Published: 2013-12-18
    Multiple Reviews
    Satoko Fujii & Natsuki Tamura: Gen Himmel / Dragon Nat /...
  28. Read "Hrayr Attarian's Top Dozen with a Feminine Bend for 2013"
    10
    Published: 2013-12-16
    Best of / Year End
    Hrayr Attarian's Top Dozen with a Feminine Bend for 2013
  29. Read "Don Sleet"
    7
    Published: 2013-12-10
    Book Reviews
    Don Sleet
  30. Read "Satoko Fujii's Ma-Do and New Trio: Time Stands Still and Spring Storm"
    5
    Published: 2013-07-28
    Multiple Reviews
    Satoko Fujii's Ma-Do and New Trio: Time Stands Still and Spring...
  31. Read "Confusion Bleue Live and in the Studio"
    3
    Published: 2013-06-16
    Multiple Reviews
    Confusion Bleue Live and in the Studio
  32. Read "The Arrival of the Modern Guitarist:  Marcos Pin and Hristo Vitchev"
    13
    Published: 2013-03-08
    Multiple Reviews
    The Arrival of the Modern Guitarist: Marcos Pin and Hristo...
  33. Read "Sara Serpa: A Musical Journey"
    7
    Published: 2013-01-29
    Interviews
    Sara Serpa: A Musical Journey
  34. Read "The Year of the Trio: Fred Hersch and Masabumi Kikuchi"
    4
    Published: 2012-10-19
    Multiple Reviews
    The Year of the Trio: Fred Hersch and Masabumi Kikuchi
  35. Read "A Delightful Twofer from University of Arts in Philadelphia"
    52
    Published: 2012-05-20
    Multiple Reviews
    A Delightful Twofer from University of Arts in Philadelphia
  36. Read "Hrayr Attarian's Best Releases of 2011"
    151
    Published: 2011-12-29
    Best of / Year End
    Hrayr Attarian's Best Releases of 2011
  37. Read "Medical History Blues:  The Curious Case of Jake."
    237
    Published: 2011-11-05
    The Art and Science of Jazz
    Medical History Blues: The Curious Case of Jake.
  38. Read "Satoko Fujii's Triple Whammy"
    253
    Published: 2011-08-11
    Multiple Reviews
    Satoko Fujii's Triple Whammy
  39. Read "Satoko Fujii with Natsuki Tamura: Chicago, Illinois, June 27, 2011"
    261
    Published: 2011-07-12
    Live Reviews
    Satoko Fujii with Natsuki Tamura: Chicago, Illinois, June 27,...
  40. Read "On Blind Tom, Essence of Creativity, Autism and Jazz"
    424
    Published: 2011-04-17
    The Art and Science of Jazz
    On Blind Tom, Essence of Creativity, Autism and Jazz
  41. Read "All Jazzed Up: Looking for a Jazz Center Within the Folds of the Brain"
    654
    Published: 2011-01-03
    The Art and Science of Jazz
    All Jazzed Up: Looking for a Jazz Center Within the Folds of...
  42. Read "Hrayr Attarian's Best Releases of 2010: Female Instrumentalists"
    401
    Published: 2010-12-25
    Best of / Year End
    Hrayr Attarian's Best Releases of 2010: Female Instrumentalists
  43. Read "Ryuichi Sakamoto at the Vic Theatre in Chicago"
    398
    Published: 2010-11-06
    Live Reviews
    Ryuichi Sakamoto at the Vic Theatre in Chicago
  44. Read "Ornette Coleman Quartet at the Discover Jazz Festival in Burlington, Vermont"
    360
    Published: 2008-06-22
    Live Reviews
    Ornette Coleman Quartet at the Discover Jazz Festival in...
  45. Read "Duke Pearson, Andrew Hill, Don Pullen, Randy Weston, McCoy Tyner: Pianists of the Mosaic Select Series"
    283
    Published: 2008-06-09
    Multiple Reviews
    Duke Pearson, Andrew Hill, Don Pullen, Randy Weston, McCoy...
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    DK Anderson's Cypher: 8th Window
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  1. Read "The Sky Is Blue"
    803
    Published: 2008-04-01
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Buddy Bolden: The Sky Is Blue
  2. Read "The Healing Power of Music:  Can Jazz Repair a Damaged Brain? The case of trumpeter Louis Smith"
    5
    Published: 2014-02-11
    The Art and Science of Jazz
    The Healing Power of Music: Can Jazz Repair a Damaged Brain? The case of trumpeter Louis Smith
  3. Read "Sara Serpa: A Musical Journey"
    7
    Published: 2013-01-29
    Interviews
    Sara Serpa: A Musical Journey
  4. Read "All Jazzed Up: Looking for a Jazz Center Within the Folds of the Brain"
    654
    Published: 2011-01-03
    The Art and Science of Jazz
    All Jazzed Up: Looking for a Jazz Center Within the Folds of the Brain
  5. Read "Melba Liston and Her 'Bones"
    379
    Published: 2006-06-02
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Melba Liston: Melba Liston and Her 'Bones
  6. Read "AACM - The Association of the Advancement of Creative Music"
    5
    Published: 2015-10-26
    Building a Jazz Library
    AACM - The Association of the Advancement of Creative Music
  7. Read "Rare and Unusual Instruments in Jazz"
    11
    Published: 2015-03-29
    Building a Jazz Library
    Rare and Unusual Instruments in Jazz
  8. Read "Diagnostic"
    131
    Published: 2011-12-06
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Ibrahim Maalouf: Diagnostic
  9. Read "The Original Chico Hamilton Quintet Complete Studio Recordings"
    418
    Published: 2006-07-28
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Chico Hamilton: The Original Chico Hamilton Quintet Complete Studio Recordings
  10. Read "On Blind Tom, Essence of Creativity, Autism and Jazz"
    424
    Published: 2011-04-17
    The Art and Science of Jazz
    On Blind Tom, Essence of Creativity, Autism and Jazz
  11. Read "Jimmy Giuffre: New York Concerts"
    11
    Published: 2014-05-13
    Extended Analysis
    Jimmy Giuffre: New York Concerts
  12. Read "Mirror"
    429
    Published: 2010-09-16
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Charles Lloyd: Mirror
  13. Read "Kenny Dorham with Jackie McLean Complete Recordings"
    380
    Published: 2007-03-22
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Kenny Dorham: Kenny Dorham with Jackie McLean Complete Recordings
  14. Read "Sun Pictures"
    7
    Published: 2013-09-08
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Linda Oh: Sun Pictures
  15. Read "Doin' The Thing - At The Village Gate"
    467
    Published: 2006-10-09
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Horace Silver: Doin' The Thing - At The Village Gate
  16. Read "Re-Creation of the Gods"
    293
    Published: 2006-07-08
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Rufus Harley: Re-Creation of the Gods
  17. Read "Ryuichi Sakamoto at the Vic Theatre in Chicago"
    398
    Published: 2010-11-06
    Live Reviews
    Ryuichi Sakamoto at the Vic Theatre in Chicago
  18. Read "Moon River"
    556
    Published: 2008-12-07
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Nicki Parrott: Moon River
  19. Read "Moderato cantabile"
    13
    Published: 2014-10-27
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Anja Lechner / François Couturier: Moderato cantabile
  20. Read "Influence"
    249
    Published: 2007-01-08
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Belmondo / Yusef Lateef: Influence
  21. Read "Demon's Dance"
    257
    Published: 2007-01-17
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Jackie McLean: Demon's Dance
  22. Read "Bright Light in Winter"
    63
    Published: 2012-05-09
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Jeff Parker: Bright Light in Winter
  23. Read "In Philadelphia 1960 with Steve Lacy"
    516
    Published: 2007-04-18
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Thelonious Monk: In Philadelphia 1960 with Steve Lacy
  24. Read "J'ai Deux Amours"
    497
    Published: 2006-12-14
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Dee Dee Bridgewater: J'ai Deux Amours
  25. Read "Tomeka Reid Quartet"
    4
    Published: 2015-12-27
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Tomeka Reid: Tomeka Reid Quartet
  26. Read "Brilliant!"
    287
    Published: 2007-06-03
    CD/LP/Track Review
    The Diamond Five: Brilliant!
  27. Read "Do Right"
    240
    Published: 2006-12-08
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Tyrone Washington: Do Right
  28. Read "Memory in the Center, An Afro Opera: Homage to Nelson Mandela"
    2
    Published: 2015-10-31
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Ernest Dawkins' Live in the Spirit Residency Big Band: Memory in the Center, An Afro Opera: Homage to Nelson Mandela
  29. Read "La Notte"
    6
    Published: 2013-11-23
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Ketil Bjornstad: La Notte
  30. Read "Wes Montgomery: In The Beginning-Early Recordings from 1949-1958"
    5
    Published: 2015-10-14
    Extended Analysis
    Wes Montgomery: In The Beginning-Early Recordings from 1949-1958
  31. Read "Last Chapter of Dreaming"
    3
    Published: 2013-04-19
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Marbin: Last Chapter of Dreaming
  32. Read "Introducing Kenny Cox and the Contemporary Jazz Quintet"
    289
    Published: 2007-11-11
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Kenny Cox: Introducing Kenny Cox and the Contemporary Jazz Quintet
  33. Read "Mette Henriette"
    9
    Published: 2015-11-15
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Mette Henriette: Mette Henriette
  34. Read "Breaking the Cycle"
    517
    Published: 2011-01-20
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Marbin: Breaking the Cycle
  35. Read "Presenting Jazz Quintet 60"
    241
    Published: 2007-08-04
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Jazz Quintet 60: Presenting Jazz Quintet 60
  36. Read "Eastern Horizons"
    368
    Published: 2009-04-26
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Charlie Munro: Eastern Horizons
  37. Read "The Complete Recordings"
    240
    Published: 2006-11-05
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Classical Jazz Quartet: The Complete Recordings
  38. Read "Receita de Samba"
    68
    Published: 2012-03-24
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Anna Borges and Bill Ward: Receita de Samba
  39. Read "Music Appreciation"
    8
    Published: 2014-06-03
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Chris Greene Quartet: Music Appreciation
  40. Read "Heiner Stadler: Brains on Fire"
    64
    Published: 2012-04-20
    Extended Analysis
    Heiner Stadler: Brains on Fire
  41. Read "Lovers, Tales & Dances"
    272
    Published: 2009-09-12
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Dominick Farinacci: Lovers, Tales & Dances
  42. Read "Suite for Dr Martin Luther King"
    339
    Published: 2007-07-07
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Nathan Davis: Suite for Dr Martin Luther King
  43. Read "Art & Soul"
    5
    Published: 2015-10-22
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Kirsten Edkins: Art & Soul
  44. Read "Illusionary Sea"
    5
    Published: 2013-08-26
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Mary Halvorson Septet: Illusionary Sea
  45. Read "Hrayr Attarian's Best Releases of 2010: Female Instrumentalists"
    401
    Published: 2010-12-25
    Best of / Year End
    Hrayr Attarian's Best Releases of 2010: Female Instrumentalists
  46. Read "The Right Touch"
    381
    Published: 2007-03-28
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Duke Pearson: The Right Touch
  47. Read "Crisis"
    4
    Published: 2015-07-20
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Amir ElSaffar and the Two Rivers Ensemble: Crisis
  48. Read "Celebration"
    57
    Published: 2012-05-13
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Tony Monaco: Celebration
  49. Read "Warm Smiles / Themes For Fega."
    330
    Published: 2007-05-20
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Harry Beckett: Warm Smiles / Themes For Fega.
  50. Read "Live At
    4
    Published: 2013-09-20
    CD/LP/Track Review
    Roscoe Mitchell Quartet: Live At "A Space" 1975

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